Weekend WWE Schedule – 6 Overseas Live Events, NXT Schedule, TV In England

WWE continues their 2014 post-Wrestlemania 30 European tour over the weekend and will tape TVs in London next week.  Below is this weekend’s schedule: Live Events: Friday from First Direct Arena in Leeds, England (more info) Friday from Palaolimpico in Turin, Italy (more info) Saturday from Nottingham Capital FM Arena in Nottingham, England (more info) […]

WWE Live Results (5/15/14) – Newcastle, England

Below are quick results from Thursday’s WWE live event in Newcastle, England: * Justin Roberts announced fans had 20 minutes to receive a refund due to the absence of WWE World Heavyweight Champion Daniel Bryan. Randy Orton came out and cut a promo on Roman Reigns. RybAxel ran in and the rest of The Shield […]

WWE Live Results (5/15/14) – Rome, Italy

Below are quick results from Thursday’s WWE live event in Rome, Italy: * Cesaro b. Dolph Ziggler * Heath Slater b. Brodus Clay * Alicia Fox b. Aksana * Sami Zayn b. Damien Sandow * WWE Tag Team Champions The Usos b. Goldust & Cody Rhodes and Erick Rowan & Luke Harper * Los Matadores […]

More On WWE’s New TV Licensing Agreement With NBCU

WWE announced on Thursday they have reached a multi-year agreement in principle with NBCUniversal for the renewed US licensing of Raw and Smackdown. In an official press release, the company noted they expect to double or triple their OIBDA results to a range of $125 million to $190 million by 2015. Below is the official […]

More On Daniel Bryan’s Minimally Invasive Neck Surgery

We reported earlier here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com that WWE World Heavyweight Champion Daniel Bryan underwent a procedure known as a cervical foraminotomy to decompress the nerve root on Thursday. We did a little more research so you could good an idea of what the procedure entails. The following is information about a cervical foraminotomy courtesy of […]

Daniel Bryan Undergoes Successful Neck Surgery

WWE World Heavyweight Champion Daniel Bryan underwent successful surgery on Thursday to repair a neck injury. According to an update posted by WWE.com, Bryan underwent a procedure known as a cervical foraminotomy to decompress the nerve root. The surgery was performed by Dr. Joseph Maroon in Pittsburgh, PA. A timetable for Bryan’s return to the […]

Legal Issue Concerning WWE’s New Domestic TV Licensing Agreement

Following-up on Variety’s report of WWE being on the verge of announcing their new domestic TV licensing agreement, the publication also reports there is an issue lawyers have been working out. The issue has to do with “windowing terms” of when episodes of Raw and Smackdown would be available on mobile platforms, which includes tablets […]

WWE Diva Busted Open At Overseas Live Event

Roman Reigns wasn’t the only WWE talent busted open at Wednesday’s live event in Glasgow, Scotland. Rosa Mendes got a bloody nose in the 6-Diva tag team match. She Tweeted the following: So excited to get my revenge on some Divas in #WWENewcastle tonight!! My nose is made of steel, I'm unstoppable!! #musclemania2014 — Rosa […]

WWE Issues Statement On Using Vladimir Putin’s Name In Storylines

WWE issued the following statement to The Daily Beast regarding the use of Vladimir Putin’s name with Lana and Rusev: “WWE programming, like Hollywood movies and television shows, is an exciting blend of action, characters and fictional storylines of good versus evil that are often inspired by pop culture and current events. Russian President Vladimir […]